The Times will host a political forum for Pierce County Sheriff’s candidates as planned — but the format will be a unique one.

Obituaries

James C. Roberson, 79, of St. Marys, died Monday, May 18, 2020…

Reba Davis Taylor, 76, of Offerman, died Saturday, May 16, 202…

The annual Graduation edition for the Pierce County Class of 2020 is here. Due to ongoing precautions as a result of COVID-19 the seniors from Pierce County High School will not receive their high school diplomas in the typical manner until July. However, this Friday, May 22, was the origina…

For much of my adult life, I have tried to return to my alma mater, the University of Georgia, a portion of what the institution has given me. I say “a portion” because I can never totally repay the debt I owe UGA for the honor of being a Georgia Bulldog. But that doesn’t mean I can’t try. A…

Emmett Forrest, for all of his life, would be known as one of the most beloved, most thoughtful men in Mt. Airy, NC. He happily shared whatever he had with others.